Latest News on Petroleum products
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Nov 23, 2017
Manipur faces fuel shortage after oil tanker owners go on strike against government policiesManipur on Thursday faced an acute shortage of fuel following a strike by owners of oil tankers in protest against government policies.
Nov 18, 2017
GST pricing diktat: Didn't govt indulge in profiteering too by not cutting petroleum prices?The charge of profiteering will not stick unless the government promulgates a price control order across the board for all commodities and services which is well nigh impossible
Oct 09, 2017
Petrol pumps to go on 24-hour nationwide strike from 12 October midnightUnited Petroleum Front has said that if the govt does not relent, petrol pumps would go for an indefinite closure from 27 October till the trade anomalies are resolved
Sep 18, 2017
High petrol, diesel prices: States may protest, but govt needs to quickly bring fuel products under GSTNot much has been done on energy saving measures like car pooling, accent on public transport and special lanes for heavy occupancy vehicles
Sep 15, 2017
Petrol, diesel prices hurting common man: Charts show how govt taxes are higher than fuel costIn the 2015-16 and 2016-17, the growth in the govt's revenue from petroleum products was 25%, much higher than 9-10% seen in the previous two years
Sep 15, 2017
Petrol, diesel prices in India higher than most countries: Why govt taxes are extortionist in natureWhen Narendra Modi was attacking the erstwhile Manmohan Singh government in April 2014, tax petrol was 34% and on diesel 21.5%. In July 2017, they are 58% and 50%
Jul 07, 2017
ONGC-HPCL merger: Cabinet likely to take up proposal this month, deal may happen this fiscalAfter the Cabinet nod, the government will move to appoint valuation and transaction advisers
Jun 27, 2017
LPG sales jump by record 9.8% on Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana pushPublic sector fuel retailers sold 18.9 million tons of packed domestic LPG -- the fuel that is sold to consumers in cylinders -- during 2016-17
Jun 05, 2017
Successful demonetisation will help raise revenues in long run, says World Bank reportInformal economy accounted for over half of India's GDP as of 2008-09 and 82 percent of non-agricultural employment.
May 22, 2017
Bring petroleum products under GST; why destroy an architecture after creating it, asks Haseeb DrabuWhile products like kerosene, naphtha and LPG will be under the ambit of GST, five items — crude oil, natural gas, aviation fuel, diesel and petrol — have been excluded from the basket for the initial years.